About the Artist:

  • Mistress Aslyn Crystyn (m/k/a Crystal Lamb)
  • Barony of the Steppes


About the Source:

  • Time period: Late 16th Century
  • Country: England
  • Modern source: Oxford Book of Heraldry
  • Historical Source: The Dethick Manuscript


About the Scroll:

  • Type of scroll: Treaty regarding the Lillies War by and between the Kingdoms of Ansteorra and Calontir
  • Scroll Recipient: It was agreed between the Kingdoms that this treaty would spend half of the year in Calontir, and the other half of the year in Ansteorra.
  • Date of Completion: July, 2000
  • Paper: Arches 190 pound watercolor paper
  • Nibs: Brauseand crow quill
  • Ink: Iron Gall
  • Paint: Gouache watercolors; Schminke Goldpearl Gouache

Additional Notes: This particular scroll was begun and completed in four days.